Nigerian-born editor and DJ Oroma Elewa is currently a rising star in New York’s fashion circles. When she’s not hitting the town with Solange, or attending fashion week — where she always gets photographed — the former model and fou
nder of Pop’Africana Magazine can be found deejaying at parties crowded with New York’s fashion elite, or encouraging her “Romettes” to follow their dreams and write their personal manifestos on her site. Here’s a look at why we covet her style:
“Nowadays, originality and innovation goes as far as you can make it truly yours in
taste and approach.
taste and approach.” -Oroma
“ANNA WINTOUR LOVES ME” -Oroma
Photos by Tamu McPherson
“I work, I hustle, I suffer and hardworking girls go thru hardworker’s shit. My sister isn’t famous, my boyfriend isn’t rich(yet) and I don’t live at home. Worked since 16 to be here and this shit isn’t easy.” -Oroma
Are you inspired yet?